The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) today terminated the territorial agreement between Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) and the City of Vero Beach (COVB), effective on the closing date of COVB’s electric utility sale to FPL. This means all current COVB electric customers will become FPL customers. [Read more…] about PSC Terminates FPL / Vero Beach Territorial Agreement
U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) today delivered the first of what he said would be “a number of speeches over the course of the next couple of weeks to comment on various matters” he has worked on in the Senate. [Read more…] about Sen. Nelson’s remarks on Senate floor
Governor Rick Scott today announced the appointment of Lester Bass to the Fourth Circuit Court. [Read more…] about Governor Scott Appoints Lester Bass to the Fourth Circuit Court
Closures of westbound Interstate 4 (I-4) are occurring in two different locations on the nights of November 26 and 27. [Read more…] about Nightly Closures of WB I-4 near S.R. 408 and Central Parkway
Governor Rick Scott today announced that Florida set another tourism record, welcoming 95.8 million visitors from January through September, according to VISIT FLORIDA. [Read more…] about Gov. Scott: Florida Sets Another Tourism Record
Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam is offering tips to help Floridians make the most of their charitable contributions in advance of Giving Tuesday, which is nationally celebrated the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. [Read more…] about Check-A-Charity Before Donating This Giving Tuesday
The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will hold a Special Commission Conference on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to address Florida Power & Light Company’s (FPL) request to charge FPL rates to City of Vero Beach electric utility customers and approve its proposed accounting treatment for its purchase of the Vero Beach utility.
Following the Special Commission Conference, the PSC will hold a hearing regarding the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 on Florida Public Utilities Company-Gas (FPUC); FPUC-Indiantown Division; FPUC-Fort Meade Division; and Florida Division of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation.
The Special Commission Conference is scheduled to begin at the following time and location:
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Betty Easley Conference Center
Joseph P. Cresse Hearing Room (Room 148)
4075 Esplanade Way
In addition, Wednesday through Friday, November 28-30, 2018, have also been reserved for continuation of the hearing if needed. The starting time for this session will be announced at the conclusion of each day.
The meetings will be broadcast on the Florida Channel (check your local listing) and are available online at floridapsc.com (look for the Watch Live Broadcast” icon on the left side of the webpage).
For additional information, visit floridapsc.com.
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will hold an informational open house on Tuesday, Dec. 4, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. about the proposed resurfacing project on State Road (S.R.) 25/U.S. 27 from south of Arlington Ridge Road to south of County Road (C.R.) 33. The meeting will be held at the First Baptist Church of Leesburg, Southern Campus, 25900 U.S. Highway 27. [Read more…] about Open House for U.S. 27 Improvements
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is conducting an informational open house for a study that is evaluating a shared-use path from Kennedy Parkway in unincorporated Volusia County to Dale Avenue in the City of Edgewater. [Read more…] about Feedback Opportunity for St. Johns River to Sea (SJR2C) Loop
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has granted the Florida Public Service Commission’s (PSC) request to temporarily waive two Lifeline Assistance program rules for participants in 12 Florida counties affected by Hurricane Michael. [Read more…] about FCC Waives Lifeline Rules for Customers Hit by Hurricane Michael